Great article from Microsoft at Work
Everyone forgets the basics, which is what this article is all about. Getting back to the basics of maintaining your computer.
By following a few simple guidelines, you can maintain your computer and keep it running smoothly. This article discusses how to use the tools available in Windows 7, Vista, and XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) to more efficiently maintain your computer and safeguard your privacy when you're online.
I suggest reading through the whole article for the “hows”, but here are the “whats” summarized:
- Free Up Disk Space (Cleanup)
- Speed Up Access To Data (Defragment)
- Detect and Repair Disk Errors (Check Disk)
- Protect Your Computer Against Spyware
- Learn All About ReadyBoost (Vista and Windows 7 only)
Go read the article now. Especially now that the picture-taking season is upon us. You’re going to need your computer to be performing at it’s peak.
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